Latest Data (2017)
Population 5,302
Nationwide Rank 4564

Quick Facts

Williamston, North Carolina is the 4,564th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Williamston, North Carolina is a town.

Williamston, North Carolina is currently 10.7% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Williamston, North Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Williamston, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4554 Manitou Springs, Colorado 5,322 6.5%
4555 Adel, Georgia 5,317 0.0%
4556 Glenwood, Iowa 5,312 -1.5%
4557 Blaine, Washington 5,311 40.0%
4558 Fox Chapel, Pennsylvania 5,309 -7.0%
4559 Edgewater, Colorado 5,308 -2.7%
4560 Palmerton, Pennsylvania 5,306 1.2%
4561 Clarion, Pennsylvania 5,305 -13.7%
4562 Lehighton, Pennsylvania 5,304 -4.0%
4563 Diboll, Texas 5,303 -2.8%
4564 Williamston, North Carolina 5,302 -10.7%
4565 Brady, Texas 5,298 -3.6%
4566 Morris, Minnesota 5,297 -0.7%
4567 Sunbury, Ohio 5,293 99.1%
4568 Nelsonville, Ohio 5,292 -0.1%
4569 Williamsville, New York 5,292 -4.8%
4570 Shillington, Pennsylvania 5,288 4.4%
4571 Elmsford, New York 5,287 13.0%
4572 Sunset, Utah 5,286 1.6%
4573 Fruitland, Maryland 5,285 39.7%
4574 Saranac Lake, New York 5,283 4.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3018 Mount Airy 10,232 -5.9%
3020 Elon 10,227 50.0%
3065 Waynesville 9,971 4.0%
3122 Dunn 9,734 4.7%
3136 Winterville 9,654 98.5%
3151 Washington 9,571 -1.5%
3199 Morehead City 9,303 17.9%
3309 Rockingham 8,846 -7.4%
3311 Wesley Chapel 8,841 229.5%
3338 Oxford 8,752 3.9%
3340 Pineville 8,746 44.5%
3398 Clinton 8,539 -0.9%
3444 Conover 8,368 23.8%
3479 Roxboro 8,290 -4.8%
3500 Fletcher 8,233 93.9%
3510 Siler City 8,190 15.4%
3530 Black Mountain 8,150 8.0%
3611 Brevard 7,890 15.8%
3648 Oak Island 7,789 16.8%
3654 Butner 7,778 20.5%
3690 Rolesville 7,666 674.3%
3698 Marion 7,640 11.2%
3704 Aberdeen 7,625 116.9%
3814 Mills River 7,294 27.5%
3829 Wendell 7,261 64.3%
3836 Hillsborough 7,231 31.7%
3842 Forest City 7,210 -4.2%
3872 Kill Devil Hills 7,117 20.4%
3881 Gibsonville 7,096 51.8%
3930 Oak Ridge 6,917 67.2%
3933 King 6,904 14.4%
4008 Unionville 6,705 34.2%
4014 Selma 6,684 9.6%
4030 Trinity 6,628 -1.4%
4090 Marvin 6,490 350.6%
4091 Woodfin 6,489 16.2%
4154 Hamlet 6,314 1.7%
4160 Carolina Beach 6,270 22.6%
4251 Boiling Spring Lakes 6,028 98.9%
4266 Cherryville 5,978 8.1%
4462 St. James 5,514 532.3%
4475 Nashville 5,487 23.7%
4481 Bessemer City 5,472 2.6%
4507 Stokesdale 5,413 65.5%
4514 Whiteville 5,396 4.5%
4564 Williamston 5,302 -10.7%
4578 Wadesboro 5,276 -5.7%
4583 Mocksville 5,271 23.9%
4585 Zebulon 5,268 28.6%
4624 Sawmills 5,180 4.7%
4637 Ayden 5,143 9.1%
4648 Walkertown 5,120 23.0%
4674 Angier 5,091 50.7%
4758 Raeford 4,934 29.1%
4768 Erwin 4,919 8.9%
4780 Archer Lodge 4,903
4793 Long View 4,886 2.9%
4805 Ahoskie 4,874 -1.1%
4808 Pleasant Garden 4,869 3.1%
4844 Midway 4,792 6.3%
4889 Edenton 4,708 -5.6%
4892 Farmville 4,706 6.1%
4900 Dallas 4,698 25.0%
4901 Boiling Springs 4,687 20.5%
4917 Granite Falls 4,659 0.5%
4926 Mount Olive 4,650 2.0%
4949 Newport 4,617 37.7%
5001 Creedmoor 4,518 87.5%
5057 Valdese 4,431 -5.7%
5096 Cramerton 4,376 46.3%
5169 North Wilkesboro 4,276 2.5%
5174 Canton 4,272 6.3%
5210 Pittsboro 4,221 77.0%
5215 Spindale 4,218 5.8%
5224 China Grove 4,202 13.9%
5243 Jamestown 4,167 34.4%
5245 Beaufort 4,164 9.7%
5261 Carolina Shores 4,146 120.4%
5271 Randleman 4,131 14.9%
5287 Burgaw 4,110 18.7%
5299 Shallotte 4,092 130.1%
5310 Trent Woods 4,077 -3.4%
5343 Rutherfordton 4,031 -3.4%
5357 Franklin 4,007 4.8%
5387 Elkin 3,978 -4.8%
5392 Gamewell 3,971 3.1%
5401 Wingate 3,959 63.1%
5424 Tabor City 3,922 54.4%
5425 Wallace 3,919 17.0%
5431 Weaverville 3,911 33.4%
5448 Sunset Beach 3,894 83.7%
5525 Lake Park 3,790 77.1%
5543 Fairview 3,770 22.4%
5566 Benson 3,732 23.8%
5572 Southport 3,725 53.0%
5581 Eastover 3,710 -3.2%
5585 Stanley 3,703 20.8%
5588 Hudson 3,698 20.4%
5597 Emerald Isle 3,683 5.6%
5618 Lowell 3,654 36.9%
5650 Midland 3,615 41.1%
5666 Ranlo 3,599 61.4%
5674 Lillington 3,582 22.8%
5719 Louisburg 3,533 10.0%
5752 Kitty Hawk 3,496 16.6%
5753 Plymouth 3,496 -15.4%
5756 Wilkesboro 3,491 9.0%
5764 Elizabethtown 3,473 -9.1%
5789 Red Oak 3,442 26.0%
5809 Maiden 3,419 4.7%
5821 Red Springs 3,408 -2.0%
5886 Flat Rock 3,331 23.6%
5920 Troy 3,301 -6.5%
5925 Whispering Pines 3,297 58.8%
5926 Windsor 3,297 42.3%
5969 Spencer 3,256 -3.0%
6010 Swansboro 3,210 81.7%
6020 Rural Hall 3,196 30.1%
6039 Locust 3,176 24.7%
6097 Polkton 3,125 59.3%
6110 Landis 3,114 2.0%
6117 Warsaw 3,107 1.8%
6123 Wallburg 3,104 8.0%
6167 River Bend 3,065 4.7%
6211 Pembroke 3,016 10.0%
6219 Mineral Springs 3,007 62.3%
6244 Granite Quarry 2,983 32.8%
6266 Murfreesboro 2,963 20.5%
6321 Nags Head 2,904 7.1%
6335 Yadkinville 2,889 1.5%
6344 Southern Shores 2,883 29.9%
6504 Cajah's Mountain 2,735 1.0%
6537 Wentworth 2,713 -2.3%
6565 Marshville 2,690 13.1%
6578 Troutman 2,680 51.7%
6583 Sylva 2,678 9.9%
6606 Grifton 2,663 17.5%
6607 La Grange 2,663 -6.0%
6608 Tobaccoville 2,663 16.5%
6611 Liberty 2,659 0.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 5,302 4,564
2016 5,477 4,466
2015 5,508 4,441
2014 5,322 4,518
2013 5,379 4,480
2012 5,421 4,441
2011 5,479 4,413
2010 5,511 4,377
2009 5,364 4,406
2008 5,400 4,374
2007 5,441 4,321
2006 5,524 4,260
2005 5,541 4,228
2004 5,631 4,174
2003 5,699 4,124
2002 5,764 4,079
2001 5,836 4,022
2000 5,940 3,971
1990 5,933 3,629